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Reporoa
17-11-2006, 06:49 PM
If I purchase a ADSL wireless modem?Router 80211n does my laptop have to have a special ? or does what was supplied by Dell sufficient?

snoopy
17-11-2006, 07:35 PM
What are the specs of your Laptop ?

Speedy Gonzales
17-11-2006, 07:46 PM
Just as long as the laptop has wireless 11.b or 11.g it should work, altho it wont go at 11.n speed. (which sounds like its this new Wireless-N).

Reporoa
17-11-2006, 08:00 PM
Thanks for the replies. How do I find out if my laptop has wireless 11.b or 11.g ?
My Dell laptop is a Inspiron 9400 about 6 months old

Speedy Gonzales
17-11-2006, 08:10 PM
Look in device manager for a wireless entry, (maybe under network adapters, it may show b or g i dont know), or look on the taskbar.

See if theres something like an ((())) icon or something similar. Looks like it may have g.

altrounson
18-11-2006, 12:45 PM
if your computer doent have 802.11g or 802.11b u cn very exily get a usb stick that will be 802.11b or 802.11g for not that much money